WLNG's Ann Buckhout Loses Fight With Cancer
May 24, 2011 at 4:02 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of Oldies WLNG/SAG HARBOR, LONG ISLAND, NY owner MAIN STREET BROADCASTING Pres. ANN BUCKHOUT, who died of cancer, according to the station's FACEBOOK page. BUCKHOUT had been with WLNG for 32 years, serving as Secretary-Treasurer and ascending to President after PAUL SIDNEY's death in 2009.
Visitations are TODAY 2-4p and 7-9p (ET) at YARDLEY-PINO FUNERAL HIME, with the funeral WEDNESDAY at 3p at ST. LUKE'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH in EAST HAMPTON, followed by a "festive gathering" at BUCKHOUT's house in EAST HAMPTON. Memorial donations are being accepted by TOYS FOR TOTS, c/o KIWANIS CLUB, P.O. Box 1902, EAST HAMPTON, NY 11937 or ST. JUDE'S CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL.